Glass cooktops have a sleek design and are a powerful and efficient way to cook. However, like any other cooktop, they require a bit of maintenance and regular cleaning. Having a clean Whirlpool glass cooktop is important for two reasons: first, it keeps your cooking area clean and free of debris; secondly, it increases the efficiency of your appliance. A dirty cooktop can cause problems with heat distribution and can lead to burnt food or other messes. Wondering how to clean glass cooktops?
Steps to Clean Whirlpool Glass Cooktop
The good news is that keeping your glass cooktop clean is not as difficult as cleaning a gas range if you follow some simple steps. In this blog post, we will provide detailed instructions on how to clean Whirlpool glass cooktops using common household items. We will also discuss how to clean a glass range top, and we’ll recommend the best cleaner to get this job done.
What Is the Easiest Way to Clean a Glass Top Stove?
The easiest way to clean a glass top stove is to clean it after each use with a spray bottle of vinegar and baking soda. This will help prevent major build-up, as well as reduce the need for deep cleaning.
To clean a glass stove top, allow it to cool after you’re done cooking. Then, simply mix equal parts vinegar and water in a clean spray bottle and spritz the cooktop clean. If there are spills or stains, a sprinkle of baking soda atop the vinegar solution will help loosen and remove any grime. Then, buff the entire surface clean with a soft, dry cloth.
How Do You Clean a Black Glass Stove Top?
To clean Whirlpool glass cooktops made of black glass, you can use white vinegar to remove minor streaks and hard water stains. Spray the cooktop generously with white vinegar, let it sit for a few minutes, and then clean the surface with a dry, clean cloth.
Are you wondering, “How do you get burn marks off a black stove top?”. This common question has a simple answer: Add baking soda to the equation. To remove minor burn marks or food spills, begin by spraying the stained cooktop with vinegar. Sprinkle a generous amount of baking soda onto the cooktop, concentrating on the burn marks. The baking soda will mix with the vinegar, helping to loosen any debris and cut through grease. Using a soft, dry cloth, scrub the baking soda and vinegar paste onto the cooktop in a circular motion. With a bit of elbow grease, the burn marks will wipe free.
What Is the Best Cleaner for a Glass Cooktop?
We recommend the Affresh® Cooktop Cleaning Kit for cleaning Whirlpool glass cooktops. This kit contains specialized scrubbing pads, a scraper tool, and a special cleaner formulated specifically for use on glass cooktops.
To Clean Whirlpool Glass Cooktops:
- First, wipe the cooktop surface with a clean cloth and warm, soapy water.
- Apply Affresh® Cleaner directly to the cooktop in an even layer.
- Scrub gently with the included scrubbing pad, concentrating on burned-on stains.
- For stubborn food stains and spills, gently use the included cooktop scraper.
- Rinse off the cleaner with clean water, and dry the surface with a clean cloth.
- Finally, buff the surface with another clean, dry cloth.
How Do You Clean a Burnt Glass Stovetop?
If you need to clean a burnt glass stovetop, it’s important to use the right tools. If the cooktop cleaner you purchased comes with a scraper tool, then use that to remove burned-on food debris from the surface. Otherwise, you can carefully use a razor blade to remove these stubborn stains gently.
If you are having trouble cleaning your glass cooktop, or if it is damaged and needs to be repaired, we recommend contacting CD Appliance Repair. Our expert technicians offer glass cooktop repairs, and we can get your appliance looking and working like new again.